Enjoy the beauty of the historic Georgian Court University campus in Lakewood at a buffet brunch and springtime concert featuring classically trained tenor Anthony Kearns of the PBS super-group, The Irish Tenors, on Saturday, April 29. The brunch will begin at 11:00 a.m., and the concert will start at 12:15 p.m., both in the Casino Auditorium.
Guests for the 2017 Georgian Court University Commencement Ceremonies include a Georgian Court president emerita, the founder of the nonprofit Move for Hunger, the CEO of J. Knipper and Company, and a globally recognized ecumenical teacher.
The Commerce and Industry Association of New Jersey (CIANJ) and COMMERCE Magazine recently hosted their Fourth Annual Chairman’s Reception—paying tribute to the kindness and generosity of the business community. Georgian Court University was one of 39 companies honored as “Champions of Good Works” at the gala reception.
Georgian Court University, Union Catholic Regional High School Guaranteed Admissions Agreement Widens Degree, Scholarship Offerings for Students
Georgian Court University and Union Catholic Regional High School have announced a new guaranteed admissions agreement, making it easier for students at the Scotch Plains-based school to get into college. The new GCU–UC agreement, which goes into effect for the Fall 2017 semester, offers UC students a seamless transition to Georgian Court and is the first of its kind at the 802-student high school.
David Berman and Jon Wellner, actors and researchers, will share how they have brought hard science out of the laboratory and to a worldwide television audience of more than 300 million as the founders of Entertainment Research Consultants (ERC).
On Tuesday, April 4, from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m., at Georgian Court University, Dorothy Day’s granddaughter Kate Hennessy will discuss her new book, Dorothy Day: The World Will Be Saved by Beauty, providing an intimate portrait of a woman who fought for the poorest of the poor.
Janice Warner, Ph.D, has a pragmatic approach to what’s best for her students at the Georgian Court University School of Business and Digital Media. As dean, she looks at “what’s going on in the business environment and what businesses are looking for in employees.”
Immerse yourself in the Gilded Age and attend one of Edith Kingdon Gould’s elegant tea parties as the popular springtime production of the “Mrs. Gould Welcomes” series makes its much-anticipated return to Georgian Court University this April through June with “Coco Chanel.”
Georgian Court University, Saint John Vianney High School Agreements Widen Degree, Scholarship Offerings
Georgian Court University is making it easier—and more affordable—for students at Saint John Vianney High School to take their education to the next level by graduating from SJV’s Early College Academy with an associate degree from Brookdale Community College and then earning their bachelor’s degree and M.B.A. from GCU within four years.
Georgian Court University will host a court tennis exhibition match on February 23 on GCU’s historic Lakewood campus. The match will pit Camden Riviere, GCU’s newest pro and the current men’s world champion and men’s doubles world champion (world ranked #1) against John Lumley, assistant professional at the Racquet Club of Philadelphia (world ranked #11).